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Enter a measurement to see comparisons

The Measure Of Things is a search engine for finding comparative or relative measurements of physical quantities.

Want to know how much, how long, how many, how far, how large, how tall, how high, or how heavy something is? Want to figure what weighs 5; 500; or 5,000 tons? The Measure Of Things can tell you what you need to know.

With the Measure Of Things tool, you can take a physical quantity - like 84 kilograms or 23 cubic meters - and see how it compares to a list of famous or well-known objects. For example, 84 kilograms is the weight of about 17 gallons of paint, while 23 cubic meters is about twice the volume of a cement mixer truck.

You can use the Measure Of Things to research equivalent measures for several types of quantities, including weight, length, speed, time, height, area, volume, and computer data.

Did you know?
The size of Oregon's Armillaria ostoyae is 9,650,000 square meters
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The weight of a Hamster
The size of Tennessee
The weight of a Brick
The size of New York
The amount of Despicable Me
The height of Mount Everest
The height of a Telephone Pole
The amount of The LHC Data Generated per Second
The height of The Singapore Flyer (Ferris wheel)
The length of Baseball base distances
The height of Mount Logan
The size of The US Virgin Islands
The weight of The Sun
The length of a Strand of Spaghetti (thickness)
The length of The First spaceflight (Sputnik)
The weight of an Elephant
The size of an IMAX screen
The speed of Grass growing
The height of The Taipei 101 (skyscraper)
The size of a Puck (Hockey)

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